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MICHAEL FORD RUMORS & GOSSIP

Early Analysis: Stanford vs. Washington

No. 8 Stanford at Washington Thursday, 9:00 p.m. EST, ESPN Line: Stanford -7 So Stanford fans, we hope you had fun. Because just two weeks after pulling off the biggest upset of the season (not to mention biggest win of David Shaw’s short tenure at your school) and getting a week off to celebrate, it’s back to work. This weekend, the toughest challenge of your...
Via Crystal Ball Run
September 25, 2012  |  Discuss

LSU Football: Michael Ford Cleared to Play Saturday

Not that they really need him against North Texas, but LSU running back Michael Ford’s academic eligibility issues have apparently been cleared up, and he is eligible to play Saturday night. The university never specified exactly what the hangup was with Ford and linebacker Tahj Jones’ grades was, but last season’s leading rusher is ready to go. Jones, however, is apparently...
Via Rumors and Rants
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

LSU RB Ford cleared for North Texas, Jones out

BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU coach Les Miles says running back Michael Ford has been cleared to play against North Texas in the No. 3 Tigers' opener on Saturday night, but he is unsure when linebacker Tahj Jones may be able to return. Ford and Jones both had appealed unspecified problems with their academic standing which placed their eligibility in doubt earlier this week. Ford...
Via Fox Sports South
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

LSU running back Michael Ford cleared to play

LSU running back Michael Ford has been going through an appeals processwith the NCAA because of academic eligibility. Ford’s status for this season has been up in the air, but last night Les Miles said that Ford has been cleared to play this weekend against North Texas. LSU’s Les Miles says that Kenny Hilliard and Alfred Blue will get the bulk of the carries for the Tigers on...
Via College Football Section
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

LSU RB Ford cleared for opener

LSU coach Les Miles says running back Michael Ford has been cleared to play against North Texas in the No. 3 Tigers' opener on Saturday night, but he is unsure when linebacker Tahj Jones may be able to return. Ford and Jones both had appealed unspecified problems with their academic standing which placed their eligibility in doubt earlier this week. Ford was LSU's leading...
Via AP on Fox
August 30, 2012  |  Discuss

LSU could possibly lose running back Michael Ford

Miles announced on Monday that running back Michael Ford is going through an appeal process to allow him to play. Ford has some academic issues that could keep him off the field for the 2012 season. “There is some appeal process that’s being undertaken for those guys, and we’ll kind of have to wait to see how that all turns out as we get closer to the game,” Miles said...
Via College Football Section
August 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Ford confident in LSU backfield

Michael Ford arrived on the LSU campus as a wide eyed freshman four years ago. Now a veteran of the SEC wars, Ford is excited about the Tigers' depth at running back for the up coming season. Ford credits LSU running backs' coach Frank Wilson for his maturation as both a player and a person.
Via louisianastate.scout.com
August 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Ford, LSU backs strike a balance

With sophomore Michael Ford, the Tigers offense have benefited from a diverse and deep backfield this season.
Via louisianastate.scout.com
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Ford ready for rematch in New Orleans

Running back Michael Ford is looking forward to playing in the Superdome for the National Championship against Alabama saying the Tigers are a much better team now than they were in November.
Via louisianastate.scout.com
December 21, 2011  |  Discuss

Nothing ran like a Ford

Often overlooked LSU running back Michael Ford sparks the Tigers offense vs. a stingy Tide defense in Saturday's 9-6 overtime victory
Via louisianastate.scout.com
November 06, 2011  |  Discuss
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